Pick up from Sandakan Airport at 0800-0830hrs (MH2042 @ 0810hrs OR AK6080 @ 0750hrs) or any hotel in Sandakan at 0830-0845hrs. Proceed to the world famous Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre for a video show. Trek ten minutes through the rainforest on wooden plank walks to witness the feeding of the orang utans at 1000hrs.
Continue the journey (approx 2hrs) to Bilit Rainforest Lodge located beside the Lower Kinabatangan River in the village of Bilit, a base for easy exploration of the incredible diversity of plant, mammals and birds at the Kinabatangan region. Upon arrival at Bilit Jetty, take a boat transfer to the lodge. Welcome drinks, short briefing then check in. Lunch at Bilit Restaurant.
At 1600hrs join a river cruise in search of endemic Proboscis monkeys, different species of birds and other wildlife along the river bank. Overnight at Bilit Rainforest Lodge. (Lunch & Dinner)
Wake up to the calls of gibbons and hornbills. After breakfast check out then return to Sandakan (approx 3 hrs drive) through rustic countryside studded with villages while enroute to Gomantong Caves located in the heatland of the Gomantong Forest Reserve, a home of millions of bats and swiftlets. Explore the biggest cave with best managed edible birds’ nests in Sabah. After lunch, transfer to the airport for flight departure. End of service by 1600hrs. (Breakfast & Lunch)
Package includes: All tours that stated in the itinerary, accommodation based on twin sharing room, daily meals (lunch /dinner /breakfast), beverages (excluding alcoholic drink & carbonated drinks), boat cruises as stated. English speaking tour guide and entrance fees.
Package excludes: Domestic airfares (BKI to SDK), camera fees, tipping and items not mentioned.
Friendly reminder: Please bring along sun block lotion, personal toiletries, torch light, insect repellent, drinking water bottle, walking shoes, binoculars, camera, hat & light raincoat.